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Fun Day in Memory of Mary Raises Funds for Marie Curie

Fun Day in Memory of Mary Raises Funds for Marie Curie

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 09:38 BST

RESIDENTS and friends of Gourlay Street resident Mary Fishwick who passed away aged 99 in July this year have raised over £1,000 for Marie Curie by hosting a fun day in her memory.

Mid-Autumn Festival Fun in North Glasgow

Mid-Autumn Festival Fun in North Glasgow

News   •   Oct 08, 2015 09:13 BST

NORTH Glasgow was a sea of colour last weekend when Chinese families along with their neighbours and friends from around the world celebrated the Mid- Autumn Festival at Saracen House.

The Bob Allan Conference Centre

The Bob Allan Conference Centre

Press releases   •   Aug 11, 2015 12:08 BST

THE man who led the transfer of Glasgow’s council housing stock is to be remembered in a new initiative that bears his name.

DOES CHARACTER MATTER ?

DOES CHARACTER MATTER ?

News   •   Jul 28, 2015 13:31 BST

The obvious answer to this question is yes, of course character matters, everybody knows that. But do we really?

Build, Bridge Bond is bringing people together across North Glasgow

Build, Bridge Bond is bringing people together across North Glasgow

News   •   Jul 28, 2015 10:27 BST

AN EXCITING project by ng homes to bring people of all age groups and cultures together through a variety of creative activities was recently awarded funding through the Scottish Government’s People and Communities Fund.

Keys to Learn in North Glasgow

Keys to Learn in North Glasgow

News   •   Jul 28, 2015 10:24 BST

Eight people successfully completed a 12 week course recently to brush up on their life skills and employability skills at ng homes’ Saracen House.

Got any unwanted sports kit?

Got any unwanted sports kit?

News   •   Jul 27, 2015 16:35 BST

YOU can help ng sports legacy continue the good work they do in the North Glasgow community delivering sport & physical activity throughout the local community, offering free activities for a wide range of ages and abilities.

North Glasgow Primary School Pupils Buoyed Up

North Glasgow Primary School Pupils Buoyed Up

News   •   Jul 27, 2015 15:22 BST

​ MORE than 100 Primary 6 pupils from three Glasgow primary schools in Milton and Possilpark - Chirnsyde, Saracen and St Monica’s - received special awards from the Lord Provost of Glasgow, Sadie Docherty, last week at Glasgow City Chambers.

Living the High Life in North Glasgow

Living the High Life in North Glasgow

News   •   Jul 27, 2015 14:33 BST

EVERY time we hear about multi storey flats in Glasgow it’s usually about them being demolished or being a blot on the landscape but that’s certainly not the case with the multi storey properties that are managed by ng homes in North Glasgow.

International Flavour at Keppoch Campus Cook-in

International Flavour at Keppoch Campus Cook-in

News   •   May 29, 2015 13:43 BST

THE latest ng homes international community cook-in took place at Keppoch Campus last week and was attended by over 100 people with parents and children enjoying a variety of dishes prepared by local chefs.

It’s Blossom Time in North Glasgow

It’s Blossom Time in North Glasgow

News   •   May 29, 2015 13:37 BST

CALLING all gardeners... it’s time to pick up your entry form for this year’s ng homes garden competition.

Adult Volunteers Rewarded by Police Scotland

Adult Volunteers Rewarded by Police Scotland

News   •   May 29, 2015 13:30 BST

​TEAM leaders of the Police Scotland Youth Volunteers (PSYV), a Scotland wide initiative to encourage good citizenship and adventure, have been recognised for their efforts by Chief Superintendent Andy Bates.

Backcourt Improvements Set to Start

Backcourt Improvements Set to Start

News   •   May 14, 2015 13:15 BST

​As part of ng homes ongoing investment programme backcourts across North Glasgow are being upgraded.

North Glasgow’s Green Legacy Awards

North Glasgow’s Green Legacy Awards

News   •   May 14, 2015 13:10 BST

​An awards ceremony took place last week at Saracen House to recognise the efforts of individuals and groups from North Glasgow who made a difference to their community through raising awareness of Climate Challenge issues.

Come Dine With Me Comes to Possilpark

Come Dine With Me Comes to Possilpark

News   •   May 14, 2015 12:03 BST

MEMBERS of the Inner Circle men’s group prepped, cooked and served a delicious two course lunch for the all-female Chancers group, both of whom are based in Possilpark.

ng2 Continue to Improve the Environment in North Glasgow

ng2 Continue to Improve the Environment in North Glasgow

News   •   Apr 23, 2015 16:29 BST

SOCIAL Enterprise company ng2 carry out a range of environmental improvements across North Glasgow and the latest beneficiaries of their hard work are St Joseph’s Nursing and Care Home in Robroyston.

Appeal Launched for Lasting Tribute to Ronnie Rodden

Appeal Launched for Lasting Tribute to Ronnie Rodden

News   •   Apr 23, 2015 16:22 BST

AN APPEAL has been launched by members of Possobilities (formerly The Disability Community) to create a lasting memorial to one of its founder members Ronnie Rodden.

Table Top Sales Kick Off Across North Glasgow

Table Top Sales Kick Off Across North Glasgow

News   •   Apr 23, 2015 14:43 BST

The first of a series of table top sales aimed at helping local groups to fundraise and provide information in North Glasgow took place last week at Possilpoint Community Centre in Possilpark.

Celebrating North Glasgow’s Green Legacy Programme

Celebrating North Glasgow’s Green Legacy Programme

News   •   Apr 23, 2015 14:37 BST

THREE years ago ng homes was awarded funding through Keep Scotland Beautiful, Climate Challenge, to work with the community to look at raising awareness of Climate Challenge issues. The project had a focus on Energy Saving, Recycling and Growing spaces.

Spirit of Ruchill/Possilpark

Spirit of Ruchill/Possilpark

News   •   Apr 10, 2015 09:59 BST

FOURTEEN, an innovative new community driven programme funded by Spirit of 2012, a charity set up by the Big Lottery Fund, has allocated £250,000 to Ruchill and Possilpark; one of six Scottish communities to receive funding.